Grimsby Town snap up Akin Famewo from Luton Town

Akin Famewo Luton Town
The youngster has been moved to the Kenilworth Road outfit temporarily after agreeing on personal terms with the club

English League Two side Grimsby Town have announced the signing of Akin Famewo on loan from Luton Town.

The 19-year-old who rose through the ranks of the Hatters signed his first professional contract with the side in July 2016.

Last season, the Anglo-Nigerian made nine appearances for the Kenilworth Road outfit across all competitions.

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Confirming the addition of the young defender, a statement on club website reads: Grimsby Town Football Club are delighted to announce the season-long loan signing of Luton Town defender, Akin Famewo.”

Famewo could make his debut when Grimsby Town take on Sunderland in their first pre-season game on July 17.